Sisterhood is powerful! Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award!

I could not resist the opportunity to join the Sisterhood of World Bloggers. It's not for the award, though awards are nice. It's for the pleasure of sisterhood, something in which I believe with my whole heart. Throughout my life, my greatest supports and warmest relationships ... and my most long-lasting relationships ... have been … Continue reading Sisterhood is powerful! Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award!

No news isn’t good news. It’s just no news.

My husband was a newsman for his whole career, more than forty years. Through him I learned that a busy news day is generally a good thing if news is your business, though the news is rarely good for anything but higher ratings. Now I find myself in a sort of newsy business and I … Continue reading No news isn’t good news. It’s just no news.

It’s that damned wormhole again …

2013 is the 50th anniversary of my high school graduation. That's five zero. Half a century. After so many years, one might suppose my memories would be fuzzy enough that I could delude myself into believing I had fun in those opening years of the 1960s. This has come up because a few of the … Continue reading It’s that damned wormhole again …

The End of the World in 2012 | Top Secret Writers

See on Scoop.it - In and About the News End of Days. Ragnarok. Armageddon. We have heard all of these terms before. These are the terms used throughout the generations to describe the end of the world. Men and women have been prophesying about the end since the beginning. Each "prophecy" claims a new era … Continue reading The End of the World in 2012 | Top Secret Writers

First snow, just a dusting …

It's like an early warning system. It's not really cold enough for snow to stick around, though it's cold enough after the sun goes down to cling to tree branches and  unpaved surfaces. Like powdered sugar dropped on our cake, the world is lightly covered in white. It's not the real thing and it will … Continue reading First snow, just a dusting …

Everyday goodies that make a difference …

I write a lot about computers and computer-related equipment. I also write a good deal about photography and photographic equipment. Strangely missing from my writing are the many "low tech" items on which I depend and many of which are so integral to my life that I don't know how I would manage without them. … Continue reading Everyday goodies that make a difference …